We are proud to have attracted and retained a team of extremely talented individuals who are all long-term thinkers. We believe that a team-oriented environment where people can develop professionally is key to ensuring success in the future.
AKO Capital is looking to hire a junior analyst to join our BAU team (Behavioural Analysis Unit).
Founded in 2005, AKO Capital is one of Europe’s leading investment partnerships, managing more than $20bn across European and Global equity funds. Our mission is to generate the best risk-adjusted and sustainable returns for our clients.
We look for enthusiasm and an ownership mentality in all our team members. We are long-term, patient and responsible investors, and take the same approach to our employees. We believe that a commitment to our people is paramount to success as the strength of our results in the long run will reflect the strength of our team.
We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive culture. We are a Certified B Corporation™.
You can find out more on our business principles at www.akocapital.com/business-principles.
BAU at AKO
The BAU assists the AKO’s investment team by assessing the risk of our investments from a behavioural/linguistic perspective. As such, it is an integral part of the AKO investment process. We are looking for a bright and inquisitive behavioural/language analyst with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to critically question the written and spoken word. You will be joining a small team whose expertise varies from Forensic Linguistics to Behavioural Psychology. All the relevant training will be provided on the job.
As a BAU analyst at AKO your responsibilities will include:
You should apply if:
Nice to haves:
To apply please email your CV and a cover letter describing an interesting project you worked on (including methodology) to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are not looking for any recruitment support right now, but we will keep you posted if anything changes. Thank you!
Even when we are not actively recruiting, AKO Capital is always happy to engage with prospective candidates who would like to join our investment team. If you are keen to join us, please send us your CV, a brief cover letter and a stock pitch (max. 2 pages). We are interested in either long or short ideas, listed in developed markets with an average daily liquidity above USD 10m. For longs, we are looking for high quality businesses underappreciated by the market. For shorts, we are looking for businesses with material earnings downside.
To apply please email your stock pitch to email@example.com with Stock Pitch as the email subject along with your CV and a cover letter. Please note, we will not be able to consider applications without all three components.